Enter The Fifth Annual Mud Pie Bake Off!

Enter The Fifth Annual Mud Pie Bake Off!

Enter The Fifth Annual Mud Pie Bake Off! I can’t believe that it’s already time to announce the Fifth Annual Wilder Child Mud Bake Off.  Every year the Mud Pie Bake Off Coincides with International Mud Day! Every year, the participation, creativity and...
The 30 Day Slow Down Childhood Challenge – 2019

The 30 Day Slow Down Childhood Challenge – 2019

As I look around the farm, the signs of fall are all-encompassing. The leaves turning and letting go, milkweed pods releasing their seeds – when we take note, these small happenings serve as reminders to slow down and simplify. Paradoxically so many of us tend to...
One Parenting Regret I Will Never Have

One Parenting Regret I Will Never Have

I’m not the perfect parent. Looking back, there will be things I’ll wish I had done differently, moments I can never get back. But, there is one thing I’m fighting with every breath to provide: a slow childhood. It’s not...
Our Wildschooling Adventure Begins!

Our Wildschooling Adventure Begins!

The Wild Child is four years old, a time when most kids are enrolled in preschool or thinking about their education options. After a lot of research, heart meditations and conversations together, we’ve decided that traditional schooling is not the best...
Nature As The Third Parent

Nature As The Third Parent

Right now my husband and I are in the thick of raising our two little Wildlings, both are under five years old. These early years have been filled with joy, but they haven’t been the easiest in a lot of ways. So many of you out there are in...